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The On Air Candlelit Dinner

Some more tracks from the popular candle lit dinner feature on my Radio 1 show in the 80’s. When You Love Someone – Maze Secret Fantasy – The Controllers Walk With Me – Craig...

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COME BACK

For those of you with fond memories of the telephone talk shows, another issue to revisit is reincarnation.  Among the thousands of calls I took we had males wanting to come back as females...

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Twenty Years Ago

Sunday March 26th 1995. On this day 20 years ago, I had a regular Sunday show on one of the JazzFM incarnations. It was broadcast from a studio in Castlereagh Street, Central London used...

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London to Bruges

Three days to spare for a long weekend break so why not fill it with adventure glamour and some fantastic slices of history thrown in. Breakfast in 1920’s London, lunch speeding through the War...

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More Candlelit Dinner Tunes.

Some more tracks that you may remember or have been trying to remember from those 80’s Radio One Candlelit Dinners. The list courtesy of Toby Walker who has his own excellent website (soulwalking.co.uk). He...

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Five Great Covers

Still In Love – Shuya Okino For The Love Of You – Regina Belle You Send Me – Phil Perry Take Five – Harvey Mason You Were Meant For Me – Layla Hathaway. About...

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Suffolk Spring

As Spring approaches, I think it is a good time to take full advantage of the natural beauty the awakening countryside can offer. Top of the list my county of birth Suffolk and there...

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Motown By Mr Motown

In 1994 Motown founder Berry Gordy published his biography To Be Loved. In general he avoided interviews and still does. But with his book came the opportunity for me to talk to the great...

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Seven Conscience Songs

Seven Conscience Songs People Get Ready – The Impressions (1965) King Heroin – James Brown (1972) Wake Up Everybody – Harold Melvin and the Blue Notes (1975) Johannesburg – Gil Scott-Heron (1975) Pusherman –...

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Five For A Candlelit Dinner

Five For A Candlelit Dinner The candlelit dinner selection was a popular feature on my Radio 1 Sunday show in the 80’s. I still hear from sons and daughters who were products of this...